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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Ambrotype of Alexander Mussen 1854

Ambrotype of Alexander Mussen 1854

Alexander Mussen collection
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Ambrotypes
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1854
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Convict love token 1844

Convict love token 1844

Convict Love Token collection no. 2
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Convict love tokens
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1844
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Painting on canvas board 'Ilpitirri - Yala Dreaming'

Painting on canvas board 'Ilpitirri - Yala Dreaming'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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Lizard sculpture

Lizard sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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1982
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Dog of a Year

Dog of a Year

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1998
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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Letter from The Express Messenger Co, Melbourne, 1902

Letter from The Express Messenger Co, Melbourne, 1902

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Letters
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The Laurel

The Laurel

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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London, England
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Tilt and Bogue
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1841
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Turbine S. Bingera 2092 Tons 16 Knots

Turbine S. Bingera 2092 Tons 16 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Wellington, NZ - Jervois Quay

Wellington, NZ - Jervois Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Jervois Quay, Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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Clarice Anderson as a young girl with long dark hair in a ponytail, wearing a pale-coloured dress, holding flowers and leaning on carved wooden furniture

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Education Department, Sydney

Education Department, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yirawala

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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Pencil sketch depicting an elm tree

Pencil sketch depicting an elm tree

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Yachting Sydney Harbour, Bonnington's Irish Moss

Yachting Sydney Harbour, Bonnington's Irish Moss

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Albany WA and Aboriginals

Albany WA and Aboriginals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albany, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Postcard featuring a colored print of a military officer in full green uniform, full length riding boots, cap and sword

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Galanthus Nivalis

Galanthus Nivalis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Awelye- panel 1 by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye- panel 1 by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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1999
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Tin with portraits of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

Tin with portraits of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative objects
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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Program of cricket matches scheduled by the South Australian Cricket Association for season 1906-07

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Nanette Ward collection
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Programs
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South Australia, Australia
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1906
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Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Frederick Edmunds collection
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Aeroplanes
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1942
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Black

Black "English-Quarter" Landau carriage, with red trim

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Horsedrawn vehicles
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1889
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Glass plate negative - Expedition party crossing a clay flat, north-west of Gill's Bluff, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Carved wooden sculpture of a parrot fish 'Yambirrku'

Carved wooden sculpture of a parrot fish 'Yambirrku'

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baluka Maymuru
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1999
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His Christmas Eve

His Christmas Eve

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pigmented carved ironwood sculpture of a pelican

Pigmented carved ironwood sculpture of a pelican

Department of Sport Recreation and Tourism collection
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Wood carvings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanislaus Purantatameri
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1980
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The Daily Telegraph, Printing

The Daily Telegraph, Printing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1938
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Patron

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Patron

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1894
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Australian Natives - Gymnasium Work - Preparatory to 'Winning Back the Ashes

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Letter from Vane Lindesay thanking Maurice Horn

Letter from Vane Lindesay thanking Maurice Horn

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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Hunting

Hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Mary
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Railway Station Waratah NSW

Railway Station Waratah NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Waratah, New South Wales, Australia
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Town Hall gardens, Beeachworth, Vic

Town Hall gardens, Beeachworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1890

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1890
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The Ingathering. Taken around 1895 at Four Lone Ends Farm, Whitby

The Ingathering. Taken around 1895 at Four Lone Ends Farm, W...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1975
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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The Blind Man.

The Blind Man.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nandabitta
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1969
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RMS Australia on Fire, Corsair Reef, July 15th 1904

RMS Australia on Fire, Corsair Reef, July 15th 1904

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Point Nepean, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter to Margaret Pewtress from NSW Women's Basketball Association

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History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Business letters
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Left boot used by Jim Pike

Left boot used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Boots
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AT NIGHT IN THE DIGGINGS. OLD SYDNEY .

AT NIGHT IN THE DIGGINGS. OLD SYDNEY .

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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White fabric camiknickers

White fabric camiknickers

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Camiknickers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Amblygonite

Amblygonite

AG Smith collection
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Mineral samples
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Mr Albert G. Smith
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Pontoon bridge, Hobart, Tas.

The Pontoon bridge, Hobart, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of a soldier with a fixed bayonet sitting in a trench, in driving rain.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Male and Female Dugong Story

The Male and Female Dugong Story

Macquarie Gallery collection
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Bark paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Lindsay Roughsey
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1969
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Ambumandja.

Ambumandja.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baijimma
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1969
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Black and white photograph - Adelmann in front of his house, Herbersthill, 1904

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Photographs
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R J Jones Butcher

R J Jones Butcher

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

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E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1800
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Book titled The Eureka Stockade

Book titled The Eureka Stockade

Raffaello Carboni collection
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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George Serras
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1855
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Australian rugby league cap, 1924

Australian rugby league cap, 1924

Vic Armbruster collection
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Caps
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Australia
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Vic Armbruster
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1924
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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